Editorials

Despite the pandemic hardships, Hamtramck survives

During this long pandemic period, there have been many things that have pressured and burdened residents. We know there are many suffering financially, and perhaps just now recovering.…

Speed humps have proven to be effective

If you are like us, we find speed humps to be annoying. But, we have to admit, they are effective in slowing down drivers. And so, it appears…

News

Breaking news … HPS superintendent takes a leave of absence

Breaking news … HPS superintendent takes a leave of absence

Updated Oct. 15, 2021 By Charles Sercombe In an unexpected move, Hamtramck Public Schools Superintendent…

City attorney’s emails play a part in federal lawsuit

City attorney’s emails play a part in federal lawsuit

  By Charles Sercombe Did Hamtramck City Attorney James Allen commit a career-ender? That may…

Get your walking shoes on, Neighborhood Arts Festival is this weekend

Get your walking shoes on, Neighborhood Arts Festival is this weekend

Update: Go here to see a map of who is participating and where they are…

This Saturday: Lemonade for a worthy cause

This Saturday: Lemonade for a worthy cause

By Charles Sercombe Summer may be over, but it’s still the season for an old-fashioned…

Business

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

By Alan Madlane There’s a new kid in town in the recreational pot trade, and its name is Puff. Er, like the magic dragon, yes. A song we…

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

  By Charles Sercombe And just like that, Hamtramck has a retail outlet where adults 21 years old and older can now legally purchase recreational marijuana. You don’t…

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

  By Alan Madlane Emina Ferizovic is the founder of the Hamtramck non-profit relief center J&E Community Relief (located at 11816 Jos. Campau Ave). We asked her a…

Photo Gallery

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s historic baseball stadium came full circle last Saturday. When the stadium was first built, as…

News

Next up: should the city install more speed humps?

Next up: should the city install more speed humps?

  By Charles Sercombe In the past year, Hamtramck has joined thousands of other communities nationwide in cracking down on speeders in residential neighborhoods. How? Speed humps…

Features

Students focus on littering in public service video

Students focus on littering in public service video

  By Alan Madlane Many have commented on the litter that bedevils Hamtramck on a daily basis. It swirls in the sewer grates after a heavy rain,…

Editorials

Hamtramck is steadily making needed improvements

It’s gratifying to see progress play out in Hamtramck. For the past couple of years, we have seen new sewer lines installed in the southend, the repaving…

Sports

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

By Mike Murphy Special to The Review The Hamtramck High Cosmos varsity football team fell one game short of getting into the state playoffs this year but…